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Ameliorative effects of exogenous melatonin to heavy metal and other abiotic stress tolerance in plants

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Shreosi Chakraborty and Sarmistha Sen Raychaudhuri
» doi: 10.33472/AFJBS.4.3.2022.1-21


Heavy Metal (HM) toxicity is defended by plants using mechanisms such as metal chelation and vacuolar sequestration. HM-induced oxidative stress is also limited in plants by routine scavenging of free radicals including reactive oxygen/ nitrogen species (ROS/RNS) generation

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